Top 10 Best Public Schools in Nebraska (2021)

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The top ranked public schools in Nebraska state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Nebraska is 51%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 51%.
The top ranked public schools in Nebraska are Spring Ridge Elementary School, Manchester Elementary School and Elkhorn South High School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Elkhorn, Bennington and Kearney.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Nebraska (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Spring Ridge Elementary SchoolMath: 89% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 89% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-517830 Shadow Ridge Dr
    OmahaNE 68130
    (402) 637-0204

  • Rank: #22.
    Manchester Elementary SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-52750 N Hws Cleveland Blvd
    OmahaNE 68116
    (402) 289-2590

  • Rank: #33.
    Elkhorn South High SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 86% (Top 1%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1220303 Blue Sage Parkway
    OmahaNE 68130
    (402) 289-0616

  • Rank: #44.
    Hitchcock Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-55809 S 104th St
    OmahaNE 68127
    (402) 715-2255

  • Rank: #55.
    Fire Ridge Elementary SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-519660 Farnam St
    ElkhornNE 68022
    (402) 289-0735

  • Rank: #66.
    Lincoln Elementary SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-4310 S 3rd St
    NorfolkNE 68702
    (402) 644-2550

  • Rank: #77.
    Elkhorn Valley View Middle SchoolMath: 85% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81313 S 208th St
    ElkhornNE 68022
    (402) 289-0362

  • Rank: #88.
    West Bay Elementary SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 86% (Top 1%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-53220 S 188th Ave
    OmahaNE 68130
    (402) 289-9045

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Elkhorn High SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121401 Veterans Dr
    ElkhornNE 68022
    (402) 289-4239

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Pender Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6609 Whitney St
    PenderNE 68047
    (402) 385-3244

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Wysong Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-57901 Blanchard Boulevard
    LincolnNE 68516
    (402) 436-1185

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Elkhorn Grandview Middle SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-817801 Grand Avenue
    OmahaNE 68116
    (402) 289-9399

  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Skyline Elementary SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 81% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5400 S 210th St
    ElkhornNE 68022
    (402) 289-3433

  • Rank: #1414.
    Elkhorn Ridge Middle SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-817880 Marcy St
    OmahaNE 68118
    (402) 334-9302

  • Rank: #1515.
    Upchurch Elementary SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-58686 S 165th St
    OmahaNE 68136
    (402) 715-7150

  • Rank: #1616.
    Aldrich Elementary SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 1%)Math: 80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5506 N 162 Ave
    OmahaNE 68118
    (402) 715-2020

  • Rank: #1717.
    Meadowlark Elementary SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-51010 E 53rd St
    KearneyNE 68847
    (308) 698-8210

  • Rank: #1818.
    Kloefkorn Elementary SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 78% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-56601 Glass Ridge Drive
    LincolnNE 68526
    (402) 436-1148

  • Rank: #19-2219.- 22.
    Franklin Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-61001 M St
    FranklinNE 68939
    (308) 425-6283

  • Rank: #19-2219.- 22.
    Hillrise Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-520110 Hopper St
    ElkhornNE 68022
    (402) 289-2602

  • Rank: #19-2219.- 22.
    Osgood Elementary SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5495 W State Farm Rd
    North PlatteNE 69101
    (308) 535-7144

  • Rank: #19-2219.- 22.
    Sagewood Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54910 N 177th St
    OmahaNE 68116
    (402) 289-9078

  • Rank: #2323.
    Riverside Elementary - SpaldingMath: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥80% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)Math: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5124 S Ash
    SpaldingNE 68665
    (308) 497-2431

  • Rank: #2424.
    Cavett Elementary SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-57701 S 36th St
    LincolnNE 68516
    (402) 436-1131

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Mullen Elementary SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-6106 N E 2nd St
    MullenNE 69152
    (308) 546-2292

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Potter-dix Elementary SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-6304 Horrum St
    DixNE 69133
    (308) 682-5226

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Riverside Elementary - Cedar RapidsMath: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-5408 W Dayton St
    Cedar RapidsNE 68627
    (308) 358-0640

  • Rank: #25-2825.- 28.
    Stuart Elementary SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-6404 E 2nd
    StuartNE 68780
    (402) 924-3302

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Lux Middle SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-87800 High St
    LincolnNE 68506
    (402) 436-1220

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Willowdale Elementary SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 10%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-516901 P St
    OmahaNE 68135
    (402) 715-8280

  • Rank: #3131.
    Adams Elementary SchoolMath: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-57401 Jacobs Creek Drive
    LincolnNE 68512
    (402) 436-1121

  • Rank: #3232.
    St Paul High SchoolMath: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-79% (Top 10%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121305 Howard Ave
    Saint PaulNE 68873
    (308) 754-4433

  • Rank: #3333.
    West Dodge Station Elementary SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 76% (Top 10%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-518480 California St
    ElkhornNE 68022
    (402) 289-2773

  • Rank: #34-3834.- 38.
    Columbian Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6330 S 127th St
    OmahaNE 68154
    (402) 697-1433

  • Rank: #34-3834.- 38.
    Glenwood Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-58105 9th Ave
    KearneyNE 68845
    (308) 698-8240

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